The Bertelsmann Transformation Index (BTI) aims to measure the effectiveness of the transformation to democracy and an equitable market economy of non-liberal countries. Developped by Bertelmann Stiftung, this index assesses the quality of political and economic liberalism of 128 countries in the world (non-liberal or in a democratic transition, and mostly from the developing world) and offers a ranking that combines qualitative, in-depth evaluations with quantitative scores for their performance. The analysis of setbacks and successes, through a comparative method, is part of the goal of the BTI to determine:
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